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First of its kind: Formula 1 triple threat wins make history for the first time

2018-07-05 11:45

Robin Classen

Image: Vladimir Simicek / AFP

The first win of the season for Red Bull's Max Verstappen created a piece of Formula 1 history in the process. After nine races, three teams have three wins each. 

Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel, Daniel Ricciardo and most recently Max Verstappen each notched up first place in respective grand prix outings.

It comes in three's..

The drivers had no idea that history was in the making as they were battling it out on the track from the start of the race. It was an afternoon to forget for Mercedes - but perhaps it was meant to happen?

READ: #AustrianGP: Max Verstappen grabs victory in Spielberg after Merc's Bottas and Hamilton retire

The Silverstone grand prix is up next this weekend and while the current record will still be intact when the race concludes, it is becoming impossible to predict the outcomes on race day.

Hamilton has had a good run at his home race the past four years, but even that can't be predicted for the 2018 season.

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